Communication Studies

Department of Communication Studies News

The latest faculty, staff, and student news for the Department of Communication Studies. For College news and upcoming events, visit the News & Events section.

  • Communication Studies student at Emerson College

    Nonprofit Mgm't Class Organizes Charitable Event

    Put together by students from a Nonprofit Management class

  • Scott Ratzan

    Emerson College Partners with Barcelona School

    Communication Studies faculty, students are attend conference in Spain

  • Anthony Monzon '16

    Alumni share insight into covering campaigns

    As the 2016 election approaches, budding journalism and political communication students attended a discussion of life on the campaign trail and the challenges of effectively reporting on presidential candidates in the Bill Bordy Theater on September 18.

  • Students watch debate

    Former Obama strategist, students view debate

    CNN’s Republican Presidential Debate on September 16 brought students, faculty, and former Obama Administration strategist Fred Baldassaro ’96 to the Little Building Dining Hall to view and discuss the three-hour event as it was broadcast live.

  • 9/11 vigil

    Alumni, students remember 9/11

    More than 100 people from Emerson and the Boston community gathered at the Gazebo of the Boston Common on Friday evening, September 11, to remember the lives of those lost on September 11, 2011, in an annual vigil hosted by Sonia Tita Puopolo ’96, MA ’97; Communication Studies Chair Gregory Payne; Emerson’s Communication, Politics, and Law Association (CPLA); and Sandra and John Talanian.

  • Maria Toru

    Toru, MA '16, reflects on Rosarito, Mexico experience

    Maria Toru, MA ’16, has an enthusiastic look on the new academic year. Fresh off her summer studying in Emerson’s Rosarito Public Diplomacy Workshop, which brings students to Emerson College Los Angeles and Rosarito, Mexico, the graduate student called it “an amazing, amazing cultural exchange and experience.”

  • Tom Brady

    Brady, Trump focus of Emerson poll

    A poll released September 9 by the Emerson College Polling Society shows that Americans are split on the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady amid the “Deflategate” scandal in a survey that asked respondents about sports and politics.

  • Vincent Raynauld

    Raynauld on CBC Radio on family history in elections

    Vincent Raynauld, assistant professor in Communication Studies, participated in an August 19 discussion on CBC Radio in Canada about the history of politicians mentioning their family histories in their campaigns.